Leo Sebastian Tobbe

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Leo Sebastian Tobbe lives in Kentucky and was born in 2006.

  • Leo is a member of two swim teams.
  • In his spare time, he enjoys drawing, climbing trees, and exploring.
  • Tina Fey and Albert Einstein inspire him.

“My ultimate intention is to craft stories that inspire readers to learn more about the people and topics I cover.”

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

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Seeking Justice for Breonna Taylor

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

March 10th, 2021

A year after a police officer in Louisville, Kentucky, killed a Black woman, her family and other members of the community are still seeking justice. 

For Many, the Pandemic Is a Puzzling Time

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

July 24th, 2020

After states around the country instituted stay-at-home orders, jigsaw puzzles found a popularity not seen since the Great Depression. 

A Challenger in Kentucky Senate Race

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

July 12th, 2020

After a tumultous primary election in Kentucky, retired Marine pilot Amy McGrath will try to unseat U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on November 3. 

“No Justice, No Peace” in Louisville

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

June 5th, 2020

Protesters in Louisville, Kentucky, demand accountability for the fatal police shooting of Breonna Taylor and other Black Americans.

Eyewitness: Coping With the Pandemic in Kentucky

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

April 3rd, 2020

A Kid Reporter shares his experiences during the coronavirus pandemic. 

An Orchestra Leader Brings Hope to Louisville

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

March 23rd, 2020

Teddy Abrams, the youngest director of a major orchestra in the United States, talks about pursuing one’s passion and maintaining our shared humanity in tough times. 

A Political Cartoonist Takes on Election 2020

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

February 19th, 2020

Marc Murphy, an editorial cartoonist for the Courier-Journal in Louisville, Kentucky, talks about the power of images. 

Eye on the Election

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February 3rd, 2020

With the primary season underway, political scientist and presidential scholar Barbara Perry shares her insights into the process. 

The Ali Center Honors Michael J. Fox

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December 13th, 2019

Michael J. Fox and other humanitarians were honored at the Center’s annual awards ceremony in Louisville, Kentucky.

The Greatest Show—and Tell—on Earth

Leo Sebastian Tobbe

November 19th, 2019

Makers gather in Louisville, Kentucky, to celebrate innovation, creativity, and curiosity.